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1999 Megram Wildfire Study [CSU_fueltreatments_megramwildfire]
The data are from the 1999 Megram wildfire that burned into an area of the Six Rivers National Forest that had been affected by a blowdown event in the winter of 1995-96. Surface fuels reduction in ...
Forest Floor Fuel Estimates for the Eastern United States [USDA_forestfloorfuelestimates]
Foresters commonly separate forest floor or down woody materials (DWM) into three successive layers: (1) branches and logs (fine and coarse woody material), (2) litter, and (3) duff. Additionally, ...
Long Term Site Responses to Various Winter Prescribed Burning Schedules in Southern Pine Flatwoods [SFP_longtermsiteresponses]
The study was established in 1958 on the Osceola National Forest in north Florida by the Macon Fire Lab to determine the optimum prescribed burning rotation in the palmetto/gallberry fuel complex ...
Flammability of Native Understory Species in Pine Flatwood and Hardwood Hammock Ecosystems and Implications for the Wildland-Urban Interface. [USDA_FS_flammabilitynativeunderstoryspecies]
The data set contains morphological and flammability data on 10 shrub species commonly growing in pine flatwoods and hardwood hammocks. Morphological data include height, width, leaf area, dried-weight ...
AVHRR Forest Fire Hotspots in Canada for 1994 to 2001 [Canada_CCRS_ForFireHotspot94-99]
A fire detection (hotspot) algorithm was developed that exploits the infrared channels (2-5) from AVHRR. The algorithm is based on the framework of Kaufman et al. with modifications ...
Black Sturgeon Boreal Mixedwood Research Site, Ontario, Canada [Canada_CFS_BlSturgBorealResearc]
The Black Sturgeon Boreal Mixedwood Research Project (BSBMRP) was established in response to the need to build a strong ecological foundation for integrated resource management in boreal mixedwoods. ...
Plant Composition and Production Following Fire and Clear-cutting for Salvage in Budworm Defoliated Stands, USDA/FS [USDA_FS32]
The purpose of this dataset is to determine the effect of prescribed fire and pre-cutting for salvage on tree re-generation, plant composition, production, and quality in spruce-fir and mixed wood ...
Post-fire Assessment of Interface Landscapes [UFL_postfireassessment]
Vegetation and structural characteristics of 39 homes that were threatened or damaged by 9 wildland fires in four southern states.
Annual wildland fire emissions (WFEIS v0.5) for Conterminous US and Alaska, 2001-2013 [CMS_WFEIS_CONUS-AK_1306_1]
This data set contains annual modeled estimates of wildland fire emissions at 0.01 degree (~1-km) spatial resolution from the Wildland Fire Emissions Information System (WFEIS v0.5) for the conterminous ...
Remote Sensing Data Before and After California Rim and King Forest Fires, 2010-2015 [King_Rim_Fire_Analysis_1288_1]
This data set provides high-resolution surface reflectance, thermal imagery, burn severity metrics, and LiDAR-derived structural measures of forested areas in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California, ...
LBA-ECO CD-05 Forest Understory Fuel Loads, Paragominas, Para, Brazil: 2001 [CD05_FUEL_LOADS_1233_1]
This data set contains estimates of understory fuel loads (forest litter) at six locations near Paragominas in Northeastern Amazonia. Samples were collected from three different forest conditions: ...
LBA-ECO CD-05 Understory Fuel Stick Moisture, km 67 Site, Para, Brazil: 1998-2000 [CD05_REE_FUEL_STICK_MOISTURE_1232_1]
This data set contains moisture content measurements for fuel sticks located in the forest understory of the rainfall exclusion experimental site, Tapajos National Forest, Para, Brazil. The mean and ...
National Forestry Database - Forest Fires, Canada [Canada_CFS_ForestFires]
Wildland fire has a major impact on the sustainability of many Canadians forests. Fire policies attempt to balance suppression costs with values at risk, while ...
National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) - National Multi-agency Coordination Center (NMAC) [MSU0027]
The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) in Boise, Idaho is the nation's support center for wildlandfirefighting. Seven federal and state agencies call NIFC home and work together to coordinate ...
National Landscape Conservation System [BLM_NLCS]
The Bureau of Land Management's National Landscape Conservation System offers some of the most remarkable landscapes found on the public lands in the American West. Many of these places have already ...
Northern Hemisphere Biome- and Process-Specific Changes in Forest Area and Gross Merchantable Volume: 1890-1990, CDIAC/DB1017 [CDIAC_DB1017]
The database DB1017 consists of annual values (1890 through 1990) of the areal extent (Ha) and gross merchantable (wood) volume (GMV in m3) of depletion and accrual processes in Northern ...
Oregon Coastal Range Fire Regime Study [HJA-DF006]
The purpose of this study was to characterize the fire regime of the central Oregon Coast Range at multiple spatial scales and to compare the fire regime of the more recent (ca. 500 years) history ...
Ranking the Flammability of Southern Landscape Plants [USDA_FS_flammabilitysouthernplants]
The data set contains morphological and flammability data on 34 shrub species commonly planted in the southern United States. Morphological data include height, width, leaf area, dried-weight by ...
SCAR-B Automated Biomass Burning Algorithm (ABBA) Fire Product [IGBP-DIS_FIRE_SCAR-B]
The Fire Product: SCAR-B Automated Biomass Burining Algorithm (ABBA) Fire Product was part of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme Data and Information System (IGBP-DIS) Regional Satellite ...
SNEP Digital Spatial Data Catalog: Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project [CEIC_SNEP]
The Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project (SNEP) is an assessment of the Sierra Nevada ecoregion which was requested by Congress in 1992. Along with a scientific review of late-successional ...
Satellite Observations of Forest Fires from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory [JHU_APL_AVHRR_FIRE]
At its Satellite Communications Facility, the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory receives daily data from the AVHRR instrument onboard the NOAA polar orbiting satellites. The JHU/APL ...
Section 15 Burn Field Plots [USDA0099]
To determine the effects of fall burning on sagebrush, grass vegetation and associated soils. The data collected measures the amount of forage growth or depletion. Collection Organization: Originally, ...
Smoke/Sulfates, Clouds and Radiation Experiment in Brazil (SCAR-B) Data Set Version 5.5 [SCAR_B_G8_FIRE_1]
SCAR_B_G8_FIRE data are Smoke/Sulfates, Clouds and Radiation Experiment in Brazil, GOES-8 ABBA Diurnal Fire Product (1995 Fire Season) data.Smoke/Sulfates, Clouds and Radiation - Brazil (SCAR-B) data ...
Soil Data from Picea mariana Stands near Delta Junction, Alaska of Different Ages and Soil Drainage Type [USGS_OFR_2004_1271]
The U.S. Geological Survey project Fate of Carbon in Alaskan Landscapes (FOCAL) is studying the effect of fire and soil drainage on soil carbon storage in the boreal forest. This project has selected ...
Southwest Strategy Scientific Information Database [SID]
The Scientific Information Database (SID) is being developed for the Southwest Strategy Initiative and returns project-specific information on scientific research or collection activities on federal ...
Stand replacement prescribed burning for fuel reduction and regeneration of Table Mountain/Pitch Pine stands in the Southern Appalachian Mountains [SFP_standreplacement]
Ridgetop pine communities of the southern Appalachian Mountains have historically been maintained by lightning- and human caused fires. Because of fire suppression for several decades, these stands ...
The ERS-2 ATSR Rush Fire Near-Real Time Fire Products [ATSR_RUSH_FIRE]
The ERS-2 Along Track Scanning Radiometer and Microwave Sounder (ATSR) Rush Fire Near Real Time Fire Detection provides imagery for fire detection. Imagery is provided in GIF format with hot spots ...
US Wildland Fire Update [US_wildland_fireupdate]
This data set provides users with daily wild land fire updates for the United States. Statistical measurements used in this data set include number of new large fires, number of active large fires, ...
USDA Forest Service Wildland Fire Assessment System [USDA_FS_WFAS]
The Wildlands Fire Assessment System (WFAS) is generating National maps of selected fire weather and fire danger components of the National Fire Danger Rating System (NFDRS). NFDRS data is compiled ...
Vegetation Quality Index for Europe [EEA_VQI]
The Vegetation Quality Index for Europe is one of the components of the sensitivity to desertification index. It is based four aspects of the vegetation: the fire risk, the protection provided against ...
Wildfire Risk Assessment Guide [UFL_wildfireriskassessmentguide]
Two data subsets were developed to assign risk values to individual WUI homes: 1. index values for plant communities, defensible space and structural characteristics; 2. BEHAVE fire prediction system ...
Inter-disciplinary Forest Ecosystem Research (InFER), Newfoundland, Canada [Canada_CFS_InFER-Nfld]
The Inter-disciplinary Forest Ecosystem Research (InFER) project was established in 1993 to determine the effects of harvesting and silvicultural practices on boreal forest ecosystems. The inter-disciplinary ...
Agricultural Online Access (AGRICOLA) Database [USDA_AGRICOLA]
AGRICOLA (AGRICultural OnLine Access) is a bibliographic database of citations to the agricultural literature created by the National Agricultural Library and its cooperators. Production ...
Annual Nitrous Oxide (N2O) Emissions on a 1x1 Degree Grid from the Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA), IGBP/IGAC [GEIA_N2O]
The Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA) is an activity of the International Global Atmospheric Chemistry (IGAC) Core Project of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP). ...
Burnt Forest within Canada for 1998 and 1999 derived from SPOT VEGETATION and NOAA/AVHRR [Canada_CCRS_BurntForest98-99]
Fraser et al. have developed a technique for annual burnt area mapping of boreal forest. The method, dubbed HANDS (Hotspot and NDVI Differencing Synergy), combines multi-temporal change ...
CCD - High Resolution CCD Camera (CBERS 2B) [INPE_CBERS2B_CCD]
The CCD camera provides images of a 113 km wide strip with 20m spatial resolution. Since this camera has a sideways pointing capability of ± 32 degrees, it is capable of taking stereoscopic images ...
Canadian National Forest Information System (NFIS) [NFIS_FOREST_INFO_SYSTEM]
The Canadian National Forest Information System (NFIS) data holding is a collection of natural resource data sets which have been developed by researchers in the Canadian Forest Service, ...
Database on Forest Research Capacities in 18 European Countries [EFI_FORC]
The database on Forest Research Capacities in 18 European Counties provides a detailed forest inventory for most of Europe. This database has been provided by COST who has contracted the European ...
Dormant-Season Presciption Fires to Reduce Hazardous Fuel Loads on the South Carolina Coastal Plain [SFP_dormantseason]
In 1958 the Southeastern Forest Experiment Station, Macon Fire Lab established a 40-acre study on the Francis Marion National Forest to compare the effectiveness of four fire return intervals, namely ...
Effects of Wildfire and Prescribed Fire on Stream Ecosystems in Central Idaho, Western Montana, and Western Oregon, 2001-2011 [USGS_FRESC_Fire_StreamEcosystems]
ABSTRACT: This record documents the fields of datasets (which are contained in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and MS Access databases) that describe upland, riparian, and stream ecosystems in the following ...
Emergency Assessment of Debris-Flow Hazards from Basins Burned by the Cedar and Paradise Fires of 2003, Southern California [USGS_OFR_2004_1011]
These maps present preliminary assessments of the probability of debris-flow activity and estimates of peak discharges that can potentially be generated by debris flows issuing from basins burned ...
Fire Danger and Fire Weather Records [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01205]
The National Weather Service (formerly Weather Bureau) and Forest Service developed a program to track meteorological conditions conducive to forest fires, resulting in the ability to forecast and ...
Fire Effects Information System (FEIS) [USDA0560]
The "Fire Effects Information System (FEIS)" provides up-to-date information on fire effects on plants and animals. User may access fire effect information by chosing among: plant species; wild species; ...
Fire History Database of the Western United States [HJA-DF005]
To create a database of existing published and unpublished tree-ring reconstructions of fire regimes in forested areas, before circa 1900, west of 100 W longitude in the continental United States, ...
Fire Risk Map for Southeast Asia from AVHRR Imagery [SIDaB-001]
The fire risk map is derived from the LMF-processed NOAA-NDVI 10-days composite data. The Local Maximum Fitting (LMF) method uses the curve fitting and time-series filtering ...
Forest Fire Extent [geodata_0960]
Forest Fire Extent - Annual Average comprises the reported forest areas exposed to fire. Total Forest includes natural forests and forest plantations. The term is used to refer to land with a tree ...
Forest Fire Occurrence in Russia and Canada: Ground, Aerial, and Satellite Measurements [iufro_forestfire]
Growing concern over global change has recently focused attention on the important role of the boreal forest zone in the global carbon budget. Forest fires are the major disturbance regime in boreal ...
Frequency and Season of Prescription Fires to Reduce Hazardous Fuel Loads on the Lower Piedmont of Georgia [SFP_frequencyseasonpresfires]
In 1989 a study to quantify the long-term response to various return intervals of dormant- and growing- season prescription fires was installed on the Hitchiti Experimental Forest in Jones Co. Georgia, ...
Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Data Available on the WWW [GLOBE_DATA]
GLOBE is a worldwide network of students, teachers and scientists working together to study and understand the global environment. ...
Interior Columbia Basin Ecosystem Management Project [ICBEMP]
The mission of The Interior Columbia Ecosystem Management Project (ICBEMP) is to develop a scientifically sound and ecosystem based strategy for forest and rangelands administered by the Forest Service ...
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